François Lurton 2009 El Albar Lurton Barricas Tempranillo (Vino de la Tierra de Castilla y León) Review

Tempranillo from Vino de la Tierra de Castilla y León Spain

Review Score: 88
Winery: François Lurton
Grape: Tempranillo
Designation: El Albar Lurton Barricas
Vintage: 2009
Province: Northern Spain
Region: Vino de la Tierra de Castilla y León

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Our Review

This is a sinewy, oaky Rioja that's made for the market. It's dark and welcoming, with cherry, plum and cassis aromas and flavors that hint at oak. A spicy, oaky finish is laced with woodspice, spice and mocha notes. Drink through 2019.